Asphalt Plant Operator - Jacksonville, FL
Job ID: 153730 Preferred Materials – Asphalt Division, part of CRH South Division of Companies, is the leader in production of high quality hot mix and warm mix asphalt, and, with a team of skilled contracting professionals, Preferred Materials – Asphalt Division also offers design-build and conventional-bid-build solutions for roadway and civil construction projects. Headquartered in Tampa, Florida, and with offices throughout Florida and in Savannah, Georgia, and Hardeeville, South Carolina, Preferred Materials – Asphalt Division performs asphalt paving, grading, and related roadway services. Our employees make Preferred Materials – Asphalt Division a great place to work. We promote a strong safety culture, where employees take responsibility for their own safety. We are seeking an experienced Asphalt Plant Operator to operate asphalt plants controls, to weigh and deliver specified quantities of aggregates and asphalt cement to dryer for heating, and to mixer for mixing and dumping into trucks. Plant Operators maintain proper heat in dryer by adjusting thermostatic controls and maintain proper flow of materials. They assist in maintenance of plant equipment and in compiling reports regarding plant production & plant maintenance. May perform other related duties. Job responsibilities will include the following: Job necessitates the following motions: climbing, stooping, bending, squatting, lifting, stretching, pushing, pulling, vibration, twisting, kneeling, standing, walking, sitting, reaching. Requires occasional lifting of up to 50lbs. Must be able to climb stairs/ladders to top of plant. Uses tools such as sledge hammer, wrenches, screwdrivers, cutting torch, welder, pneumatic hammer/drill, sand blaster, pipe wrench, hand shovel. Answers telephone, radio, and takes and inputs orders. Depending on the size of the vehicle, employee could be required to have the following Commercial Drivers’ License in accordance with 49 CFR 383.91: heavy straight vehicle (Group B, no endorsements necessary). Overtime work is required. May be exposed to extremes of hot or cold weather. Requires riding to and from plant sites. The job assignments described herein are not exhaustive and may be supplemented Education/Background High-school graduate with strong math skills and strong mechanical aptitude. Min 3yrs background as Asphalt Plant Operator Background with Astec double barrel components and gencor controls a plus. Computer literate, background with Ms excel What CRH Americas Offers You A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion Very competitive base pay Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs Group retirement savings program Health and wellness programs About CRH Americas CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as 1 of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the position openings of a large enterprise. CRH Americas is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the 1st step and apply today! Please complete your on-line application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family! Preferred Materials – Asphalt Division is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link .
November 16 on CRH